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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Ray E, Sep 27, 2015.

  1. Ray E

    Ray E Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi in new to the site I have had chickens most of my life but nit constant now i have 4 gold comets 1 black comet a white chicks with white legs a RI Red rooster 5 EASTER EGGERS 1 barred rock 3 silkies I think the silkies are all roosters all birds accepts 3 comets are 3 years old silkies are around 3 months or more bought them as a straight run around 7 weeks there great but I have to sell them in wanting silkie hens I'm in Massachusetts Plymouth county
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  3. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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    If you are looking to try and figure out which of our birds are roosters, feel free to take good pictures (from the side and of the comb) and post them in the "What breed and gender?" forum. Hopefully someone will be able to help you out, although I know silkies can be very hard to sex.
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Silkies are very difficult to sex before 4-5 mos. of age and sometimes not till they crow or lay eggs. You may want to wait longer before rehoming them - they could be pullets. You could post photos on the "Silkie thread," and see what the breeders there think.
     
  5. Ray E

    Ray E Out Of The Brooder

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    Here's a couple
     
  6. Ray E

    Ray E Out Of The Brooder

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    Charlie
     
  7. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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